Something huge happened today, and a lot of people didn’t see it coming.
Our first Monday sports round-up of 2015 features a pause to reflect on the passing of Stuart Scott, college football Bowl game madness, and Wild Card Weekend in the NFL starring Chris Christie.
Mike Kasdan takes a hard look at the roots of the privilege we confer on star athletes, and its devastating effect on society.
September brings my annual ritual of brushing up on the basest college football knowledge for use in conversation.
Coupled with Marcus Smart’s run-in with a Texas Tech fan, Liam Day says the backlash new Alabama linebacker Rashaan Evans faced from Auburn fans indicates that some of them just need to get lives.
A Birmingham minister carried a torch while Martin Luther King was in jail. I sat in his church for seventeen years and never knew.
It’s always nice to see someone use a position of power to lend a helping hand with absolutely no hint of an ulterior motive.
Twice, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the boys’ convictions, the first time, issuing a landmark decision on the right to effective assistance of counsel, and the second time invalidating a trial that included no black jurors
Wil Elrick is 6’7″. He wrestled a bear. But he’ll surprise you with what else he likes to – and will – do.
JJ Vincent confirms some of those things we believe about the South, and asks us to forget one very important one.
Since the Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights Act, nothing is stopping politicians from disenfranchising poor, elderly, and student voters.
There is a meltdown in corporate America. Disengaged workers are starting to realize that they can be more. — I lived in this world for about ten years. I was aching for freedom and knew there[Read More…]
Inside the Uptown Theater in North Philadelphia sits, amid ruin, a religious prop preserved.
IKEA announces $1.13 billion-investment in renewable energy projects to help poor countries fight climate change.
We have to trust the people we’re closest to, but we’re all human. We’re going to make mistakes, and hurt is inevitable.
Neil Hill marks time with the movement of mountains.
This comment is by CHall on the post “Live Your Life for You: 7 Reasons the Single Life is the Best Life.”
SEPTA’s top cop acknowledges wrong-doing and shoulders blame, but that isn’t enough for activists.
Are you stuck in a dating loop? Is every date “Groundhog date”? Here’s how to break your unhealthy patterns for good!
So, what did you do this weekend?
How narcissists suck victims back into destructive relationships—and how to stop it.
Marriage didn’t include me until SCOTUS changed everything (48 years ago)
Yes, the Supreme Court’s decision was historic, but we — as a nation — have much farther to go on the path to social justice.